White Heat

White Heat

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Average of 72 ratings: 3.8 Stars

1949 M Contains violence.

Pick up the pieces folks, Jimmy's in action again!

Cody Jarrett is the sadistic leader of a ruthless gang of thieves. Afflicted by terrible headaches and fiercely devoted to his 'Ma,' Cody is a volatile, violent, and eccentric leader. Cody's top henchman wants to lead the gang and attempts to have an 'accident' happen to Cody, while he is running the gang from in jail. But Cody is saved by an undercover cop, who thereby befriends him and infiltrates the gang. Finally, the stage is set for Cody's ultimate betrayal and downfall, during a big heist at a chemical plant.

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114 minutes
Warner Brothers

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1.33:1 Full Frame
English Dolby Digital 2.0

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2.5 by morepork

This is considered a classic of the gangster movie genre. I've watched it 2-3 times over the years ... and if the definition of a classic is how well it holds up, then this one has consigned itself... Read more